|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Late Saxon stirrup|
A Late Saxon copper alloy stirrup-strap mount with engraved beasts found during metal detecting.
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October 2002. Metal detecting.
Late Saxon copper alloy stirrup-strap mount, quite worn, decorated with engraved addorsed beasts beneath pendant lobe, the outline of heads creating knobbed profile, flange at base with single corrosion-filled rivet-hole, 26 x 35mm.
See (S1), simplified version of Class A, type 1. 11th century. Digital image.
Identified by S.J. Ashley (NLA).
A. Rogerson (NLA), 29 November 2002.
- FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- STIRRUP (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image. |
|<S1>||Publication: Williams, D. 1997. Late Saxon stirrup-strap mounts. |
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